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Church of St Michael

A Grade I Listed Building in Smarden, Kent

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Latitude: 51.149 / 51°8'56"N

Longitude: 0.6863 / 0°41'10"E

OS Eastings: 587977

OS Northings: 142293

OS Grid: TQ879422

Mapcode National: GBR QV4.SD8

Mapcode Global: VHJN2.VD50

Entry Name: Church of St Michael

Listing Date: 14 February 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071358

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181256

Location: Smarden, Ashford, Kent, TN27

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Civil Parish: Smarden

Built-Up Area: Smarden

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

Church of St Michael
TQ 8742 23/1
TQ 8842 29/1 14.2.67.


Chancel, nave, north and south proches and west tower. Chancel and nave C14.
Tower C15. Two piscinas and sedilia and aumbry. The church is sometimes called
the Barn of Kent, on account of the design of its roof and the width of the
nave. The churchyard contains some C18 table tombs and headstones, some double
with cherub, skull or bone and mattock motifs.

Listing NGR: TQ8797942292

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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